The 10 Best Albums of 2016

2016 hasn’t been all bad. A lot of fantastic albums have been released – making this list a hard one to compile! The resurfacing of the pop-punk genre, a slew of classic albums being released and of course the return of several big bands (here’s looking at you, Green Day and Blink 182) has made this task especially difficult. There are a lot of albums we sadly couldn’t include here due to the sheer amount of good releases this year, but there should be something here for all listeners to enjoy. And, if you like these records, why not check out our recommended local bands. Continue reading “The 10 Best Albums of 2016”

Yorkshire Gig Guide Awards Nominees

Four of York’s finest creative arts professionals – Kymberley Kennedy, Vesper Walk, our very own York Calling and Ellen Cole from York’s Little Festival of Live Music are all in the running to win an award or two at this year’s Yorkshire Gig Guide awards. The acts who have contributed immensely to the cultural scene in York are thrilled to bits and need your votes to help them get to the award ceremony, which will take place in October. Continue reading “Yorkshire Gig Guide Awards Nominees”

A Fist of Art

After their highly acclaimed performance of the Fallen Angel Show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and sell-out shows around York, theatrical band Vesper Walk are delighted to announce the release of A Fist of Art – their highly anticipated short film, which is being entered for national and international film festivals.

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